Windows 7 - How to disable Systray bubble message "Wireless Network Conenction is not connected"?

Asked By cyp on 04-Jul-10 10:07 AM
When I boot my notebook and connect to a cable (!) based LAN then the Wireless LAN Systray icon appears anyway.
Furthermore a light yellow bubble appears in the right lower corner telling me

How can I permanently disable this message?

A wlan Systray icon should appear only when I connect to a network through Wireless LAN.
If not - the wireless lan network systray icon should be hidden.

My first approach was to go to network connections section, then right-clicked on "Properties" of
That should be sufficient from my point of view.

But the message and systray icon appears anyway.

Whats the problem?


Tony Yarwood replied to cyp on 04-Jul-10 01:42 PM
You could try this, do not know if it will work;

Enable/Disable Notification Area Balloon Tips
[Start] [Run] [Regedit]
Modify/Create the Value Data Type(s) and Value Name(s) as detailed
Data Type: REG_DWORD [Dword Value] // Value Name: EnableBalloonTips
Setting for Value Data: [0 = Balloon Tips Disabled / 1 = Balloon Tips

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